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#38a3ef Hex Color Code

#38a3ef Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38a3ef is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #38a3ef is comprised of 21.96% red, 63.92% green and 93.73% blue. In the HSL color space #38a3ef has a hue of 205° (degrees), 85% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.57 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#38a3ef linear gradient to complementary #c6a661

  1. #38a3ef
  2. #6ca3d8
  3. #89a3c0
  4. #9ea4a9
  5. #aea492
  6. #bba57a
  7. #c6a661

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0086cf
  2. #028fd9
  3. #2599e4
  4. #38a3ef
  5. #48adfa
  6. #56b7ff
  7. #63c1ff

Tones

  1. #38a3ef
  2. #57a0df
  3. #6a9dd0
  4. #789bc0
  5. #8398b1
  6. #8c96a2
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#38a3ef to white

  1. #38a3ef
  2. #6bb2f2
  3. #8ec1f5
  4. #add0f8
  5. #cadffa
  6. #e5effd
  7. #ffffff

#38a3ef to black

  1. #38a3ef
  2. #3486c3
  3. #2f6a98
  4. #284f70
  5. #1f354a
  6. #151e27
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ocean Sigh
      #2ba6f1
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Rolling Sea
      #3e9be7
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1050-R90B
      #4e9eea
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2171 C
      #489fdf
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 2191 U
      #42a4e4
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 33.3%

#38a3ef HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38a3ef foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #38a3ef">…</p>

#38a3ef background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #38a3ef">…</p>

#38a3ef shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38a3ef">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3711983
Binary
00111000, 10100011, 11101111
Hexadecimal
#38a3ef
LRV
≈ 33.3%
Closest short hex
#0af ΔE = 2.719
RGB
rgb(56, 163, 239)
RGBA
rgba(56, 163, 239, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.122, g: 0.356, b: 0.522
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.484%, blue: 0.937%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13065233 / 0xff38a3ef
HSL
hsl(205, 85%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 85%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (204.918), saturation: 77% (0.766), value: 94% (0.937)
HSP
hue: 204.918, saturation: 76.569%, perceived brightness: 59.532%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 243.548, S: 90.381, L: 64.374
Cubehelix
H: -160.046, S: 1.045, L: 0.546
TSL
T: -2.050, S: 0.285, L: 0.548
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.766), magenta: 32% (0.318), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 6% (0.063)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 6% (0.063)
XYZ
X: 30.302, Y: 33.264, Z: 86.468
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.222, Y: 33.264
CIELab
L: 64.374, a: -4.867, b: -46.634
CIELuv
L: 64.374, u: -36.948, v: -74.263
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.374, C: 46.887, H: 264.041
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.374, C: 82.947, H: 243.548
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.675, a: -7.147, b: -48.518
CIECAM02
J: 52.928, C: 59.761, h: 241.297, Q: 143.335, M: 52.260, s: 60.382, H: 301.777
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.304, jaune: -8.064, green: 4.177
LMS
L: 22.453, M: 35.672, S: 85.576
YCbCr
Y: 135.966, Cb: 177.200, Cr: 75.631
YCgCo
Y: 155.250, Cg: 7.750, Co: -31.750
YDbDr
Y: 139.671, Db: 149.458, Dr: 159.123
YPbPr
Y: 145.681, Pb: 50.305, Pr: -56.996
xvYCC
Y: 141.114, Cb: 172.189, Cr: 77.933
YIQ
Y: 139.671, I: -88.158, Q: 1.020
YUV
Y: 139.671, U: 48.881, V: -73.406
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.500
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 3.391

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